Pregnancy Health

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Are You Ready?

According to the old playground song, “First comes love, then comes marriage …” but are you ready for the baby in the baby carriage?

10/03/2012

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Healthy Weight Benefits Both Mom and Baby

A woman’s weight before and during pregnancy can impact not only the health of the mother and baby around the time of childbirth, but also their long-term health.

10/03/2012

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Thinking About Fatherhood?

In past generations, dads have had a less hands-on approach to parenting, and have been more focused on their role as “provider,” but that’s been changing.

10/03/2012

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5 Must-Do’s Before Getting Pregnant

While there are many practical factors to consider before expanding both your belly and your family, it’s perhaps most critical to make sure both parents are completely ready to bring a little one into their lives.

10/03/2012

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The Key To A Healthy Diet During Pregnancy

Eating right during pregnancy can be tricky, especially for women who struggle with morning sickness, nausea, and other symptoms.

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Get Dental Checkup Before Getting Pregnant

If you are planning to become pregnant, one of the first things you ought to do is get yourself in to see a dentist for a checkup.

10/03/2012

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Medication, Vaccinations & Pregnancy

Just as important as what you’re eating, or not eating, is the medication you might be taking. Many prescription drugs and even over the counter medicines are not safe for an unborn child.

10/03/2012

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VIDEO: Dad In Iraq Watches Birth

A father serving our country in Iraq is able to experience the birth of his daughter, from 8,000 miles away.

10/03/2012

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VIDEO: Labor & Delivery Tour of BIDMC

Tour the Labor and Delivery and Postartum units of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.

10/03/2012

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VIDEO: How To Choose An OB

Choosing an obstetrician is an important process for women.

10/03/2012

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